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About Catal Restaurant

Voted one of the top three dining options in Anaheim's Downtown Disney® District, Catal is a fine dining oasis. Catal Restaurant offers a relaxed, elegant setting with balcony seating, a panoramic view and a tantalizing menu of Mediterranean favorites including delicious grilled seafood, signature burgers, select meats and the freshest salad entrees.

1580 Disneyland Drive
Anaheim, CA 92803
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Californian, Mediterranean

Hours of Operation:
Open Every Day
Breakfast: 8–11am
Lunch: 11:30am-3pm
Happy Hour: 3-5pm
Dinner: 5–9pm

Hours of Operation subject to change based on park operating hours. Please contact us for further questions.

Cross Street:
Magic Way Drive

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(714) 774-4442

Website:
http://www.patinagroup.com/catal

Catering:
From our Rotunda room with a view to our semi-private outdoor terraces, Catal accommodates groups from 10 guests up to 330 seated or 500 reception style. Contact our special events and catering team at 714 776 4000 for more information and menus.

Parking Details:
Parking is available in the Downtown Disney Parking Lots on Disneyland Drive.

Parking is free for the first two hours, with an additional two hours free with validation from Catal.

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
To receive more information about our catering and private event options at this location, please contact our special events representative below:

Catering and Special Event Sales | 714 776 4000
DTDevents@patinagroup.com

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Private Dining

If your group is looking for private space, we offer the Rotunda for groups up to 30 guests and the Picola Room for up to 20 guests. AV equipment is available upon request for a nominal fee. For larger parties, we can combine spaces for group sizes up to 450 for a cocktail reception.

Catal Restaurant Ratings and Reviews

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4.3

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.1

service

4.3

ambience

4.4

value

3.6

Noise

Moderate

78% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (22)
Special Occasion (19)
Great for Outdoor Dining (17)
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Casual (17)
Good for Birthdays (16)
Creative Cuisine (15)
Scenic View (15)
Good for Anniversaries (14)
People Watching (14)
Fit for Foodies (13)
Comfort Food (10)
Handcrafted Cocktails (9)
Good for Groups (9)
Notable Wine List (9)
Quiet Conversation (9)
Romantic (9)
Great for Lunch (9)
Worth the Drive (8)
Kid-friendly (7)
Fun (7)
Neighborhood Gem (6)
Tapas (6)
Great for Brunch (5)
Healthy (5)
Late-night Find (5)
Authentic (4)
Business Meals (4)
Hot Spot (4)
Seasonal (4)
Bar Seating (4)
Disabled Access (3)
Afternoon Tea (2)
Cozy (2)
Local Ingredients (2)
Pre/post Theatre (2)
Spicy (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Vibrant Bar Scene (2)
Great Beer (1)
Happy Hour (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
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·Dined 3 days ago

After spending a full day at Disneyland, Catal Restaurant was a wonderful change of pace. Everyone in our group ending up choosing some type of seafood entree (scallops, fish of the day, and paella) which were all delicious . We enjoyed the meal at the leisurely while catching up on family news. Overall, a positive experience.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Local Ingredients
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 (Orange County)·Dined 5 days ago

As always, the Catal does not disappoint. The food, the service, the ambiance were all appealling & just what we wanted for our birthday celebration. Highly recommended!!

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Worth the Drive, Seasonal, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Great for Lunch
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 (Orange County)·Dined on November 16, 2017

We stopped by for a quick dinner before entering Disneyland Park. We were seated quickly and ordered quickly, but it took a while for the food to come out (probably cooking time for the paella). The food was really good, the Suckling Pig Paella was super tender and tasty with the tomatillo jam, the bacon mac & cheese was wonderfully rich, and the tortilla soup was spicy. The DVC member discount was nice, too!

Tags: Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups, Casual, Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Scenic View, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Tapas, Seasonal, Authentic, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 15, 2017

Food is always excellent and the table service is just as good. Great dinner.

Tags: Romantic, Great for Lunch, Casual, Business Meals
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 14, 2017

Not sure what happen but I guess things change over time.. I ate here about 5 years ago and loved the food and service.. But my last dinner wasnt that great. Over priced and not very good just average.

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·Dined on November 9, 2017

In the hustle of Downtown Disney the Catal is a great oasis of great food and quiet conversation. Perfect

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Happy Hour
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 (Seattle)·Dined on November 2, 2017

Order the paella, it was the best. Share it between two people along with a salad and you'll have the perfect meal! Mojito was delicious too. Enjoy!

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·Dined on October 29, 2017

The paellas are amazing. We had a nice balcony seat that was cool to people watch. Our server was attentive and super nice. 😀

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 26, 2017

Catal was lovely ... the food and wine were amazing .... everything our group got was gushed over. I have to say however, $9.50 for a bud light is ridiculous. (No, we didn't get one, but still ... Really?!) which may lend to the thought that I did feel dishes were slightly overpriced ... by $5-10-ish generally -- Even for Disney!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Great for Outdoor Dining, Tapas, Spicy, Creative Cuisine
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 (Orange County)·Dined on October 24, 2017

Food was great! Jessica, our server, and all staff were very friendly and helpful.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Good for Groups, Casual, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 22, 2017

The servers were friendly and attentive. The food was great. I had the chilaquiles - definitely enough for two people!

Tags: Casual, Fit for Foodies
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Food is always good and the service is always bad. If you can tolerate extremely slow/poor service, then I recommend this restaurant.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for a Date
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 20, 2017

This restaurant is right in the middle of Downtown Disney. We arrived early for Happy Hour. Great prices on drinks and apps. Had a great seat on balcony overlooking the area. We stayed for dinner and it was also very good. It appeared they were short on staffing, but we had the time to enjoy and relax

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on October 18, 2017

Food was good, however, our server was not. Did not make much of an effort to be present. Did not go over menu or suggest any add ons. He only came by to take our order and drop off the check.

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·Dined on October 18, 2017

This place does everything right. Great food, attentive service, nice views of downtown Disney from the second story windows, sometimes you can even catch a glimpse of the fireworks at dinner. We have eaten here probably a dozen times after our visits to the Disney parks and it's always a perfect ending to the day.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Catal is a great spot for dinner. Luckily the evening was cooling down and we were able to enjoy the refreshing sangria while dining al fresco. The server was very friendly. The food was phenomenal! I split a salad, which turned out to be just right, and we both had different main courses. The lobster paella was perfect.

Tags: Spicy, Good for a Date, Romantic, Great for Outdoor Dining
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·Dined on October 15, 2017

We visited Catal for the first time to celebrate my husband's birthday on October 14, 2017.
The staff, food and service were excellent. We enjoyed our first experience at this restaurant very much and hope to return someday when we visit the area again. Thank You

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Scenic View, Kid-friendly, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Tapas, Cozy, Fun, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Healthy, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 15, 2017

I have been to this restaurant several times. Always a great meal! The servers are great! Food is very good! Nice place to eat!

Tags: Fun
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 14, 2017

The kids love the mac and cheese! I love the scallops and the rack of lamb. The brussel sprouts and sugar snap pea pods were crunchy and very tasty. The view of Downtown Disney is fun. We didn't stay for the fireworks but it's the best place to dine and watch outside the park.

Tags: Disabled Access, Scenic View, Casual, Kid-friendly
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on October 11, 2017

The bacon wrapped dates and paella are out of this world

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 (Orange County)·Dined on October 9, 2017

The food is never disappointing, although it could get a bit rowdy when the dinning room is full, but the ambiance is still great. Love having the option to stop by while visiting Disneyland in casual attire.

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·Dined on October 8, 2017

The chilaqules $14 were very pricey in comparison to the portion size. Plenty of chips but all the good stuff was hardly present. Had a mimosa, small pour $9. Keep in mind the location when looking at the prices. Went Sunday morning at 9:45am. Great ambiance, I’d try again and maybe order a more fool proof option and a cocktail or Beer

Tags: People Watching
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·Dined on September 30, 2017

great food and great place for a group or just as a couple.

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·Dined on September 29, 2017

The big daddy burger is highly recommended!!! The food is very fresh and delicious. I went back and had another burger!!!

Tags: Comfort Food, Late-night Find, People Watching, Quick Bite, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Great for Lunch, Fit for Foodies
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 28, 2017

Food, wine, service was great!!
Since I put birthday on reservation, I wish they could have put a candle for my girlfriend. But overall everything was great. We will be back!

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·Dined on September 26, 2017

The filet mignon was superb, as it has always been in the several years I've been dining here. The scallops were among the best my wife has ever tasted. For our money, this is the best restaurant serving the Disneyland community. Keep up the good work!

Tags: Casual, Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation
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 (Boise)·Dined on September 24, 2017

It was OK, not really worth the expensive price tag. Some at Disneyland are, but this was overpriced and underwhelming.

Tags: Notable Wine List
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·Dined on September 24, 2017

My wife and I came here last year for our wedding dinner and the food was amazing! And the service was great. This year for our 1 year anniversary we decided to come back and have a great dinner again. When we arrived it was pretty packed which is fine I understand no problems there but when we ordered our food it tasted a lot different we ordered the same food as last time but everything we got was very bland and the portion of our calimarie was smaller and our prime rib was very salty! At one point I had to spit it out because I was crunching down on a lot of salt! And the meat was very tough to chew! And was even hard to cut with a knife Our bacon macaroni had no flavor and there was very little bacon. Unfortunately we did not finish our meal and we just packed it up to go but ended up throwing it away the next day because we did not like it at all. I’m not sure if the food was rushed out because it was so packed or if the quality of the meat was cheaper than last year but sadly we will not be returning to Catal next year

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vip
 (Orange County)·Dined on September 24, 2017

It was "ok"....

I won't oversell it. The location is amazing...

Arrived for a special dinner and the waiter was as snooty as a Nordstrom shoe salesman- seriously?

Took forever to welcome us - thank goodness we went to Tiki Bar for a libation- or we would have died.



Best part- they ran out of bread. Seriously...even Coco's can bake some on the fly.

The oxtail was more of an app. The waiter tried to be cool and memorize the order- but missed the sides. Use a pen.

Overall, meh.

Hit Napoli. Or anywhere else.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 19, 2017

Catal is the hidden gem in Downtown Disney, great food, reasonable pricing, excellent service all things not expected in such a commercial tourist zone. Definitely a repeat restaurant and and an excellent way to relax with a good meal after the hectic day of running around Disneyland/California Adventure. Sitting on the balcony gives you a birds eye view of the people walking around Downtown Disney, but inside it is quiet and more relaxed where a conversation is easily held. The wine list is very well put together and the policy of "no corkage fee" is outstanding, so bring something unusual if you're so inclined. Highly recommended along with reservations, and don't forget to validate for parking since Downtown Disney now charges for parking.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Quiet Conversation, Fun, Casual, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List, Fit for Foodies, Business Meals, Romantic, Great for Outdoor Dining, Scenic View, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 18, 2017

We were there for my birthday dinner and thoroughly enjoyed everything we ate! Thanks for helping make the day special!

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 (Dallas)·Dined on September 14, 2017

We had been to Downtown Disney many times and only recently decided to try Catal. We were very impressed with the service and the food was delicious. Good presentation and our server was very informative. Glad we tried it and will be back on our next Disneyland getaway.

Tags: Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Good Vegetarian Options, People Watching, Notable Wine List, Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 10, 2017

They've really changed their menu from fine-dining to everyday food with a little better twist to it. Nothing really special to make it stand out from any other restaurant in the area.

Do not make a special trip to the restaurant, it's only so-so. Once upon a time, the restaurant offered excellent fair such as rabbit and venison. Now it's your typical hamburger, fish burger, chicken sandwich with better sauces to them. When we saw the menu, we left and went to The Jazz Kitchen, which had a wider-range of offerings.

This used to be our "go to" restaurant when we wanted a break from Disneyland: we looked forward to the excellent food that wasn't a typical "tourist" restaurant. Now...it's just like anything you might get in the better restaurants in the Parks.

Tags: Good for Groups, Comfort Food
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·Dined on September 10, 2017

Good food but a bit overpriced and not a lot of food for the price we paid. In the future you may want to provide entrees with two sides, so that way the guest feels they are getting their monies worth.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion
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 (Portland)·Dined on September 6, 2017

Great food with great service! Perfect ending to a day at Disney.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Tapas, People Watching, Paleo Friendly, Creative Cuisine
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 3, 2017

The food is outstanding! Fresh and flavorful! I had the skinny omelette and my friend had the ham omelette. Normally a side of fruit is your standard melon, EVEN BETTER, this was fresh strawberries and raspberries. The breakfast potatoes are worth the visit alone! For the price this is the best food in Downtown Disney! Our waitress was so accommodating and just lovely!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Great for Brunch, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 2, 2017

This is my go to place in Downtown Disney. It is the best value for the freshest ingredients. The flavors and variety keep me coming back. My friend and I had a beautiful lunch above Downtown Disney away from the craziness down below. We were there for lunch and planned brunch there the next day after the race!

Tags: Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Great for Brunch
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 2, 2017

Mixed drinks were great. We had the original martini and the pear martini. Both were excellent. Deviled eggs for the appetizer had a bit of kick to it with bacon added for an excellent twist on a old fav. We ordered pasta from the Marathon weekend menu and each plate was tasty. Best meal yet at Catal

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 1, 2017

This is out third trip to Catal. It has always been excellent. Last night was no exception. Our service (Grace) was outstanding as was the food. The wine by the glass menu is fairly large and California centric.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on August 30, 2017

Great service, great food!! One of our very favorite restaurants!

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